Bluetooth Headset is quite handy addon for your mobile phones and smartphones. Let us see when we need to think of getting one Bluetooth Headset and what need to look for. A Bluetooth headset offers a convenient and cordless communication within a relatively small range like within a room. You can read about what is Bluetooth from our previous article.
What is so special about the Bluetooth Headset
Firstly there is no cord in a Bluetooth Headset. Secondly, you need not to keep the mobile phone set right inside your pocket, but in a good stable place anywhere within the room – it is useful for some special jobs. Thirdly, people are getting very busy day by day, often it happens our hands are doing the work, we can not receive a phone – receiving a call might be very important and the corded Headsets are quite painful to keep for a long time.
Most good mobile sets offers a good feature for the adaption with any Bluetooth Headset, the profile can be set to Bluetooth and auto receive ON – after 2-3 rings, it will be auto accepted through the Bluetooth Headset.
There is a clear difference between Blutooth headset models which are used for personal usage and those Bluetooth headset systems used for dedicated business.
The first Bluetooth headset in the world was manufactured by Ericsson and marketed in 2001. Not much technical specifications has been changed in these 10 years.
Good points to check before buying a Bluetooth headset
Any newer mobile set and Bluetooth headset eats less energy now, unlike they sucked the battery hugely ago. There are some places where a Bluetooth Headset can interfere and is not allowed.
Most leading Smart phone manufacturers have their branded Bluetooth Headset, like those from Nokia, Samsung, LG etc. Other than them, most good sound device manufacturers like Sennheiser has Bluetooth Headset models as well. It is up to you which brand of Bluetooth headset you will choose. Most recent Bluetooth Headset models are compatible with all models of mobile phones. But, we think for Nokia devices, probably Nokia branded Bluetooth headset is better as all the extra features are used nicely.
Among the things you must check before purchasing a Bluetooth Headset are :
- How comfortably it sets in to your ear
- Avoid soft sponge like materials in the models – they wears out with time, look for soft rubber paddings
- Some models have LED indicators always on, its important to judge whether they will cause annoyance to the others
As a conclusion we can say, if you are a busy person, go for it; a Bluetooth Headset can save many precious calls from not been received at the right time.